Full Name at Birth
Sérgio Santos Mendes
Date of Birth
Bandleader, pianist, composer, arranger, songwriter
Claim to Fame
Sergio Mendes & Brazil '66
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Sérgio Santos Mendes (born February 11, 1941 in Niterói, Brazil) is a Brazilian musician. He has over 55 releases, and plays bossa nova heavily crossed with jazz and funk. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2012 as co-writer of the song "Real In Rio" from the animated film Rio.
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